Subject: adding packages...
To: None <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/14/1999 18:15:32
Here's my newfound problem.

I want to install packages on a slow machine.  The packages have

For example, let's say I want to install windowmaker.  It'll install
fine - but it won't auto-install all the prerequisites, because it
assumes that, since it couldn't have built without them, they must be
installed.  I don't want to re-run the compiles, though.

Any ideas?  Is this a common enough problem to care about?